Heterotroph

Image

Dogs are examples of heterotrophs, like all animals.  Animals lack the ability to produce their own food, requiring them to consume plants or other animals.  Animals cannot produce their own food because they do not use photosynthesis to produce sugars.  

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s